REVIEW: ‘The Avengers’ (2012)

Grade: B Looking at all of the superhero movie franchises that have cropped up in the past decade, it seems like the Marvel Studios productions are the most disposable. The origin stories for Thor, Captain…

POLL: What is the Best Movie in the…

Starting in 2008, Marvel Studios began producing feature films independently with their first two films Iron Man and The Incredible Hulk. Since that time they have now released six films, all revolving around the same…

Of the Day – 12.19.11

Read of the Day: Interview with Russian auteur Aleksandr Sokurov addresses his filmography, philosophy, and God. [Senses of Cinema] News of the Day: Colin Firth has stepped down from the villain role in the American…

Of the Weekend – 05.28-31.10

Read of the Weekend: The 10 best prison films of all-time. [The Guardian] News of the Weekend: I'm out of town and away from the internet for a few days and one of the biggest…

Coming in 2010: Buzz Lightyear vs. Iron Man

The Walt Disney Company has grown its enormous empire by purchasing Marvel Entertainment in a stunning news announcement today. Marvel owns the right to such superhero characters as Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk,…